Hunting book of Gaston Phebus

Title:
Hunting book of Gaston Phebus
Library:
Bibliothèque Nationale
Language:
French
City:
PARIS, France
Shelf Mark:
MS. fr. 616
Alternate Names:
Livre de Chasse de Gaston Phébus (Aymar de Poitiers copy)
Origin:
Northern France, Paris?
Dimensions:
fols. 1-138 out of 218 total -- 357 x 250 mm.
Date Description:
1405-1410
Author:
Gaston Phébus, 1331-1391
Content:
Livre de chasse (hunting treatise) --
Hand:
Textualis formata
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
87 miniatures, decorative borders, and floriated initials
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General CollectionND 3399 .G3 P313 1998 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Color -- reduced -- partial
Series:
Manuscript in miniature
Publication Date:
1998
Place of Publication:
London, Great Britain
Publisher:
Harvey Miller
Printer:
Print & Art, Graz, Austria
Notes:
Reduced size reproduction. Introduction on the manuscript and commentary on the text. Other names: Marcel Thomas. François Avril. Wilhelm Schlag.
Type of Text:
didactic, prose, secular, treatise on hunting, Venatic manual, vernacular